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    September 13, 2012
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pretty funny. i haven't even anyone do t some of my teammates have made fun of me for it like i started it on purpose. it is what it is. people are going to have fun with what they want to have fun with. >> i liked t i didn't know that is what they called it but i'm not surprised. surprised. straight up 5:00 right now on this thursday, september 13th. taking a live look right now over washington, d.c. temperatures feeling pretty nice out there. this is kind of that time of year where it starts out cool in the morning. then you got to shed a layer by the afternoon. because it gets nice and warm out there. good morning, everyone. i'm sarah simmons. >> i'm wisdom martin. welcome to fox 5 morning news. let's bring in the weather guru to talk about what is happening in the weather. >> one of our many nicknames for tucker. >> yeah, that's right. let's get right to the maps.
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we are looking fine today. more of the same as mentioned. it is not too hot, not too cold. it is just right with temperatures falling back into the 50s. a little cool out there some some spots, a few 40s. but we should be back up near 80 later today. we're looking at quiet conditions. we still have a cold front north and west of chicago. that will be a player in our forecast later tomorrow as we get into the weekend. we worry about today and we look great. 63 in washington. 53 at dulles. bwi marshall, 55 degrees. how about 82 with sunshine later today. >> okay. i can take that. that is acceptable. >> we'll put the order in right now. >> thank you. time now to say hello to julie wright and see what is happening on the roads. >> okay, on the roads right now, you will find lanes are open, no problems reported out to the west on 66. still an easy drive coming inbound from fair oaks. it looks like we are picking up
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the usual suspected headed out towards 123. no problems reported on the beltway. overnight construction has been cleared between annandale and merrifield. lanes are open on the top side of the beltway between college park and bethesda. that's a check of your fox 5 on-timetraffic. imetraffic. breaking news right no on another embassy attack this morning. this one is in the persian gulf country of yemen. protesters have stormed the u.s. embassy in the capital. they tore down a sign outside, set up burning tires and then got on to the grounds where they pulled down the u.s. flag and burned it. so far, the demonstrators have not entered into the office complex at the embassy. we'll continue to follow this. protests continue in egypt. they've been going all night long. police fired tear gas at protests are who threw rocks and bottles. they also reportedly torched a police van. eexpwript yap security forces have been trying to keep the protesters away from a u.s.
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embassy in cairo. -- egyptian security forces have been trying to keep the protests are away from a u.s. embassy in cairo. >> u.s. intelligence agencies think it may have been a planned attack after all. let's get the latest from melanie alnwick. >> reporter: u.s. intelligence officials believe the attacks may have been preplanned. an al-qaeda video released monday called for revenge for the killing of al-qaeda's number two earlier this year. he was from libya and some believe the video may have been the trigger giving the go ahead for the attacks. for the second straight day, protesters in cairo have taken to the street. they say they're angry over a film that insulted prophet muhammed. dozens of police officers were deployed to the scene. >> all the tear gas smoke got
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into my eyes. >> reporter: muslims in libya are taking out their frustrations on the u.s. consulate building in benghazi killing the u.s. ambassador to inlibya and three other americans. president obama strongly condemned the pentagon has deployed two warships to the coast. >> we will bring the killers to justice. >> reporter: many others are speaking out against the vile the protest. >> the killers of our diplomats deserve condemnation and should be brought to justice. this attack is inexcusable and cannot be justified under any justification. >> we call upon the libyan government and the political leadership to take firm and swift action to bring the savage perpetrators to justice. >> reporter: and while thousands in the region are blaming the u.s. for the film, some say the asks of the protesters have gone too far. >> here we are because some of of the extremists have carried out appear attack on the embass y. this is a wrong act. they should have simply
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protested instead. >> all u.s. personnel in benghazi have been evacuated and security has been increased at u.s. empassies and consulates around the world. there are calls for some muslim groups for continued mass protests against the u.s. friday. >> thank you. dozens of muslim americans stageed a peaceful demonstration outside the white house in support of u.s. policy in the middle east. it was hastily organized by the muslim american community but well attended. many were of libyan heritage. they held cannedless and talked about the impact of this week's deadly violence. stay with fox 5 for the latest on this developing story both on air and online at myfoxdc.com. making headlines this morning, members. the cuban government say they are ready to negotiate a solution in the case of a maryland man imprisoned in their country. it is the first time a senior diplomat has hinted this kind of proposal has been made when it comes to alan gross' situation. now, gross was working in cuba as an american contractor when he was arrested in 2009.
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cuban officials say he was part of a multimillion dollar u.s. plan to undermine the government by supplying people with internet access. gross is currently serving a 15- year sentence. also new this morning, prince george's county police are asking for help in the search fay missing man. 6 #-year-old george fairnot was after the lean on september 7th driving in the district in an area of h street northeast towards beeping road. he drives a 2004 tan chevy pleas we are maryland tags 746m855. -- towards benning road. if you have any information, call the bridge county police department. a day care facility in northern virginia is shut down and two sisters are facing very serious charges following a tip to child protective services. police say 29-year-old anila qayyum had a business% mitt to take care of up for five children. but child protective services found 21 up side and only her 2-
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year-old sister was there helping out. some of kids were in closets and bathrooms strapped to car seats. >> i myself work in child care. i work over on quantico marine corps base at the child development center there. so to hear that someone was doing illegal child car here in our neighborhood, very shocking. >> the sisters are now facing seven counts each of reckless child endangerment. bond was set at $8,000. if convicted, they could be facing jail time. gunfire on an area college campus. coming up next, the latest on a shooting at baltimore's morgan state university as we check more headlines. stay with us. 
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ought baltimore man is recovering this morning after being shot on the campus of morgan state university yesterday evening. the shooting happened around 6:00 p.m. up side a bathroom in the student center. victim was taken to an area hospital in serious condition. right now, police do not believe the victim or the suspect were students. police are still looking for the gunman. in chicago, about 25,000 teachers are expected to remain out of the classroom for a
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fourth day. nearly 150 public schools will open for six hours for students to get free breakfast and a morning of supervision. but the negotiation continue between the teacher union and the city. mayor rahm emmanuel says his team is ready and willing to resolve remaining issues and stressed that teachers need to go back to work. to the campaign trail now where mitt romney will make an appearance in our area today. the republican presidential nominee is expected to hold a rally in fairfax, virginia this morning. his running mate, representative paul ryan is in d.c. today voting on a spending bill. tomorrow, ryan will be back out campaigning with events in the district and virginia. >> on the democrat be side, the first lady is also campaigning in virginia today making stops in richmond and fredericksburg. michelle obama is expected to speak to supporter abouts what is at stake for virginians in this election. virginia is a key battleground state and right now the race between president obama and mitt romney is close. the president campaigns today in colorado. man's best friend is going
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high tech. up next, a robotic dog designed to help the military. >> the wild details of impressive abilities plus we are checking weather and traffic. stay with us. with us. 
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we have more information to share necessity on the breaking news of another tax on the u.s.
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embass. >> this once happening in capital of yemen. reuters reports hundreds of protesters were able to burst through the main gate of the compound where they pulled down the u.s. flag and burned it. security force apparently opened fire and there are reports of casualties on both sides. so far, the december strattors have not goten into the office complex at the embassy. the washington national cathedral is hold a memorial service today in honor of astronaut neil armstrong. the first map on the moon passed away last month at the -- the first man on the moon passed away last month at the age of 82. we have the information on myfoxdc.com. so a limited number of seats for folks to pay their respects to such a wonderful man. >> right. >> we will continue to cover that today. >> an american hero. >> yes. >> world hero. >> yeah. >> incredible. >> he did a lot.
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>> yeah. let's get right to the number. another cool start to the day but hang in there, by this afternoon, we'll be right back up to low 80s this afternoon. without a lot of humidity, the nice streak of weather continues here as we get into the end of the week. >> 63 right now in washington. it is cool out there. remember yesterday, we had some 40s off to the west and north. today, not yet but we're getting close. culpeper, 50 degrees. 54 this morning in winchester, good morning. in washington, 63. 62 in annapolis. these temperatures are running a little cool for this time of year. our average daytime hoes should be in the mid-60s. just a few degrees cooler than average. another great looking day on tap across the mid atlantic. we do have a few clouds now. our cold front, which hasn't made a lot of progress, but it will start to push east here over the next 24 hours, high
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pressure has been blocking it. but that area of high pressure will start to scoot off the coast here over the next 24 hours. this area of high pressure has been responsible for the fantastic weather around here the last several days. i'll put the map in motion for you. area of high pressure is out of here. we'll look great today. as we get into tomorrow, a few more clouds in your forecast for friday. it is possible there could be a few showers around here friday night. i think most of the area will see nothing more than a passing shower but there could be a few showers friday night. right now, the weekend, yesterday, we thought we would have showers on saturday. now, it looks like it will just be sunny and bright both saturday and sunday. 82 today. sunshine, warm afternoon. enjoy another beautiful day. winds out of the south and east at five. 63 the overnight low. here is your accu-weather seven- day forecast. there you go. a few showers late tomorrow. saturday and sunday look nice, sunshine, upper 70s. than we get a little unsettled there early next week with
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another cold front but by wednesday, temperatures only in the mid-70s. let's do some traffic and see what julie is up to what's going on? >> not a lot right now. lanes are open traveling on 50 between annapolis, bowie and the capital play. live at the american legion bridge headed out towards tyson's, traffic flowing at speed. no problems to report on the inare loop traveling from the toll road back up to 270. 270 behaving nicely in towards the split. in virginia, northbound i-95 still an easy ride continuing up into newington. you are at speed on 395 between the beltway and the 14th street bridge. no problems to report new york avenue at bladensburg road. traffic looks good headed out towards the tunnel. that's a check of your fox 5 on-timetraffic. raffic. a health alert in maryland this morning. the state has confirmed a second person has died from west nile virus. health officials are not
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releasing any details about the death or where the person lived, only that the two victims were adults. people are being urged to take precautions against getting the virus like using epa registered insect repel antiand wearing long shroffed pants and shirts at done and -- long sleeved pants and shirts at dawn and dusk. >> a rabid beaver chaseed a group of children last weekend. animal control officers eventually shot and killed the beaver t later tested positive for rabies inform first case, an elderly woman was bitten by a rabid nut ri. a in barcroft. this happened back on september 4th. taking your dog for a walk now has a whole new high-tech meaning. video of this has gone viral
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after marines videotaped it. the big dog was designed by boston dynamic to carry equipment for foot soldiers and marines. it can carry up to 400 found pounds for 20 miles before needing to refuel. >> that is kind of freaky. >> it is. but it doesn't -- but doesn't it look hockey something from terminator? >> it does. a local professor who breast fed her sick baby in class speaks out. >> i was not trying to make a point. i was merely trying to feed a hungry baby the best way that i knew how. and a way that satisfied her the most. >> we'll have the least this controversy including more from that professor and what some students are saying. stay with us. we'll be right back. anncr: this casino's in west virginia.
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that you're better off today than when he took office. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we're not better off under president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs, lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. welcome back. we take a live look outside at the u.s. capitol dome. very fall-like morning as we start your day. we'll tell what you to expect later on in the day. the breast feeding controversy is really heating up on the campus of american university. >> a professor brought her sick baby with her on the first day of class and breast fed her as she lectured. now, that professor is speaking
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out. >> i was not trying to make a point. i was merely trying to feed a hungry baby the best way that i knew how and the way that satisfied her the most. >> reporter: she satisfied her baby girl while teaching class here at american university. adrienne pine says it was the first day of her class, a course that just happens to be called sex,end are and culture. professor pine says she was in a real jam that day and didn't want to call out sick. her daughter woke up way fever. that meant she couldn't drop her off at day care. she didn't a sitter so she took her baby to work and breast fed her daughter in front of class. >> i don't think of breast owed forking as a sexual issue. i don't think of it as something that women should be ashamed of. and i don't also think of a class as a sort of sacred space where people should be protected from everything else that goes on around them. >> reporter: the university is
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cheer it supports a mother's need to breast feed and offers sick leave, break times and private areas. we hit campus to hit reactions. >> i think that would be a little distracting to most students. i think maybe she could have excused herself from the room. >> i don't think it was wrong that she fed her child. i just don't think it was appropriate to do it in the mid. classroom. she could have taken the kid oud for five or 10 minutes and done it. >> reporter: at the breast owed forking cent are for greater washington, mothers and mothers to be had plenty to say. >> she did the right thing that she was able to do at the time. she couldn't find adequate day care for her daughter the day that she had to go to class. >> if anyone who is uncomfortable with it was permitted to leave, it should be fine. it shouldn't detract from the actual subject matter of the course. >> reporter: will thomas, fox 5 news. >> the university has no explicit policy on breast feeding in the classroom so she didn't break any rules we know
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of. but her decision has certainly started a conversation. >> our facebook fans have been sounding off on the topic. ka ri. ma wrote i'm all for breast feeding but why in class? i think she was out of line and this is comeing from a mother who breast feed. >> ruth wrote as a mother she did the right thing for her child and as an educator, she did the right thing for her students so what's the big deal. vicki says i think breast feeding should be done in private. i don't care who you are, she want it done in private. so there you go. that is from our facebook fan page there. we invite you to weigh in on the facebook page as well. >> we are following breaking news for the ongoing protests in the middle east aimed at the u.s. >> protesters in yemen are reportedly trying to attack the u.s. embassy in that country's capital. >> and more protests in cairo outside the u.s. embassy there. this is a live look at what is going on right now. up income, we'll get the latest.
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-- up next, we'll get the latest.
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welcome back. live look outside. this is kurt isy of our virginia department of transportation camera. that is i-395 route there that you are looking at. that is on thursday, november 13, 2012. >> kind of quiet out there right now. and weatherwise too, nice and quiet and cool.
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>> nice cool start to your day just like the last couple of morning. kids headed to the bus stop, they might want to bring along a jacket or light sweater variety. later today, back near 80. let's take a look at our satellite picture. nice and quiet out there to start your day. just like the last several mornings. should be a mostly sunny start and later this afternoon, lots of sunshine. dry conditions, highs expected to be in the low 80s. see the cloud north and west of chicago. that is i cold front which will impact us later tomorrow and tomorrow night. i'll have more details on that in just a minute. temperatures regionally, we are once again quite cool, 63 in washington. lots of 50s. even low 50s north and wets of the city this morning. pittsburgh, 60 degrees. 56 in new york city and 61 this morning in boston. looking at our radar, nice and quiet. you can see again we don't have any activity anywhere in the mid-atlantic and we should be in for another beautiful afternoon with just a few
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clouds, highs one degree warmer than yesterday. we'll go with a high of 82. >> you are on a roll. you are very popular i don't mother nature cooperating this week. we'll take it. >> let's check in with julie to get the latest on traffic. >> all right. on the roads early this morning, we do have a little hitch in our get along if you will. outer loop. beltway already starting to back up here approaching colesville road. this is highly unusual for this hour of the morning. we do have reports of an incident on the beltway near 29 colesville road. from this particular camera angle, i believe it will be west of 29. already, traffic starting to slow on the outer loop of the beltway leaving university boulevard trying to get past colesville road headed around towards bethesda. you maw want to think about using 410 as a workaround or maybe randolph road. southbound 270, no issue reported right now out of hyattstown. no incidents to report leaving
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germantown headed for the split. that's a check of your fox 5 on-time traffic. all right. we are following some breaking news from the middle east again. protesters in yemen are reportedly trying to attack the u.s. embassy in yemen. >> they set fire to the tires outside but at this time, they have not been able to enter the embassy building. they pulled down the american flag and burned it. protesters are reportedly angry at an anti-islam film. >> we are also following protests that continue outside the u.s. embassy in egypt. protestors in cairo clashed with riot police overnight. police used water cannons to try to keep them away from the embassy in cairo. there are questions this morning over the exact cause of the protest. they were originally reported to be sparked by the anti- muslim movie put on youtube. >> but u.s. intelligence is now investigating al-qaeda's role in the tax that killed the american ambassador to libya. melanie alnwick has the latest
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now. >> reporter: president obama has called the president of libya and egypt urge underring them to continue work with the united states to ensure the safety of diplomatic personnel in their countries. a team of specially trained marines arrived in tripoli overnight. the fbi investigate ifs that rampage at the u.s. embassy in benghazi was an al-qaeda plot. killed in the attack was u.s. particular chris stevens. a state department information officer, sean smith, also died. u.s. officials believe the fire bombing was i a targeted terrorist attack planned for september 11th and not part of a spontaneous protest like the others at the u.s. embassy in egypt where again in cairo there is rioting on the street all over an obscure anti-islam video produce bid a california film maker and posted on youtube. president obama has condemned the attacks and secretary of state hillary clinton said the libyan government was not
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involved. libya's ambassador spoke out strongly as well. >> this incident is tragic. ments a tragedy. we condemn it. we will do everything possible to protect the american people. the international community has been working in our country. >> reporter: ambassador chris stevens lived in chevy chase what he was not on assignment overseas. sean smith was an air force veteran and the married father of two young children. now, two other americans killed have not yet been identified by the state department. security has been increased at u.s. embassies and consulates around the world. there are calls for muslim groups for more protests this week. >> we are learning more about ambassador steve an. as members of congress and those who knew him are mourning his death. lawmaker on capitol hill observeed a moment of silence yesterday afternoon a long-time friend of ambassador stevens describes him as a brave person. >> chris really got out and he knew everybody. he was willing to risk his life over and over and over.
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he took a cargo boat into benefit ghazi when of his under siege by khadafy's forces. this is not an ordinary man. this is an extraordinary diplomat. >> particular -- ambassador stevens was 52 years old. the fate of a maryland man who has been imprisoned in cuba since 2009 is making headlines this morning. a cuban official said the government is ready for negotiate a solution in the case of alan gross and says the country is waiting for a response from the u.s. this is the first time a senior diplomat has hinted a proposal has been made. gross is currently serving a 15- year sentence. cuban government claim he was part of a u.s. plan to undermine the regime by equipping people with the internet. a day care facility in northern virginia is shut down
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following a disturbing discovery. police say 29-year-old anila qayyum had a business permit to take care of up to five children. audrey burn has more. >> reporter: police say 29-year- old anila qayyum had a business% mitt -- permit to take care of five children. >> they had 21 kids in there that they weren't licensed. i was pretty surprised. >> reporter: neighbors described the sisters as friendly and they say they always seemed to be atentive with the kids when they playedout side. that makes the disturbing find inside the home even harder to stomach. >> some of them were in the close net a car seat. >> i heard about that. that was really disturbing. that means to me that you have too many children inside the house so i think that is dangerous and that sends out a really bad message. i would be really upset if that was my child in there. >> i work over on quantico marine corps base at the child
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development center there so to hear that someone was doing illegal child care here in our neighborhood, very shocking. >> reporter: the sisters are now facing seven counts each of reckless child endangerment, taken into custody as neighbors looked on. >> i was just watching and a see two ladies get handcuffed and put in a police car. i see a lot of parents come and picken their kids. >> reporter: the home-based business has been shut down for now leaving morning a dozen families scrambling to find a legal place to leave their children. >> i used to look over and say she seems like a really good day care provider not knowing she was not licensed. >> a lucrative business venture at one local hair salon netting some big bucks. only one problem. police say it was illegal. >> an alleged fencing operation busted. details as we check more headlines coming up. stay with us. [ male announcer ] at p.f. chang's,
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site man police believe is responsible for peeping under win's skirts at the takoma park metro station is now under arrest. tapa yang is accused ever using his cell phone to record victims. police say he distract the the women while videotaped up their skirts. police believe there could be more victims out there.
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anyone who thinks they may be a victim is asked to call police. prim county police say they busted a fencing operation run out of a local hair salon. investigators started an undercover sting back in june. they seized thousands of dollars in goods stole bin boosters are professional thieves who then deliver the goods to the salon's owner. >> this business was so lucrative that she stopped doing hair and she was just buying stolen product and selling it outside the shop. she set i'm separate store inside the hair salon. >> police say the salon owner,ester goodman, placed orders for what they wanted the thieves to steal.
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goodman has been arrested. >> thinner, bigger, faster. the new iphone 5 of course. >> we'll have more on that. taking a look at interstate 270. pretty quiet out there.
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welcome back. coming up on 5:45 right now.
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take a beautiful look at the moon. we have a pretty good source who calls this a waning crescent moon. we'll check in with our source for more information about this in a second. let's talk about some entertains in the area. dustin hoffman and dave letterman were among a distinguished list of entertainers who will receive the 2012 kennedy center honors. the others are buddy guy, led zeppelin and ballerina natalia makarova. the honors will take police on december 2nd. >> i like how our video, dustin was in front of kung fu panda 2. >> all the stuff he has done. >> poor guy. it was a waning crescent. >> you were also educating me
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on the new moon. >> well, when this is a new moon, you can't see it. >> we are getting close to that. >> in the process of become a new moon. >> just 9% of the moon is currently illuminated. >> okay. >> so then it will become the new moon and then we get right back to the full moon in 14 days. >> is that what duran duran wrote the song about? >> maybe. he was singing it so bad before, i had no idea. these daytime highs yesterday just about where we should be for this time of year. we are starting to watch the temperatures fall each day and later today, we'll be back in the low 80s. i know we're cool right now. later this afternoon, back in the low 80s.
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it should be very comfortable. just a beautiful afternoon expected across the mid- atlantic. it is cool. 63 in washington. here we go back in the low 50s again west and north of the city. 53 out at dulles. 50 this morning in frederick. 54 in leonardtown. good morning, stevensville. i don't think we'll see more than a passing cloud or two today just like yesterday. as we get into the daytime hours tomorrow, that cold front north and west of chicago will finally be able to make its move towards the even seaboard as high pressure has been blocking it over the last several days. it will start to push towards the region and could give us a shower. looks like the timing on the showers would be late friday into early saturday morning. i think it will be out of here in time that we'll have a good looking weekend. watch what happens overnight and touring the day tomorrow that. cold front approaches from the north and west. here we are at 6:00 tomorrow
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night actually few scattered showers around here. i know there is a big bruce springsteen concert down at nats park tomorrow night. there might be a sprinkle for it. once we get it east of us, should be a fabulous looking weekend. sunshine, warm afternoon after i acool start. winds south and east here at 5:00. -- sunshine, warm afternoon after a cool start. sunshine, upper 70s on saturday and sunday. let's get the latest from julie sand see if she can stand the forecast. -- and see if she can stand the forecast. >> the seat warmers are working full blast nowadays. the crash on the outer loop of the beltway west of colesville road but before georgia avenue is where you will find this crash. traffic squeezing by to the right. multivehicle accident and a lot of backups here early this morning on the out ore -- outer loop of the beltway.
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this is coming from college park in the direction of silver spring. that is traffic to the far right coming off the southbound 29. that will merge right into the slow traffic continuing westbound all the way over towards that accident scene. also, chopper brad, make note. there is accident activity reported at university boulevard. take a peek at that too. that is 29 at university boulevard. we'll upette did the ride here southbound along 270. no problems to report. lanes are open headed out towards the scales. you will find you're at speed lefting germantown headed out towards the split. no problems to report in virginia on the beltway between annandale and merrifield. 66 coming inbound from nutley street still in good shape as you continue from vienna towards the beltway. that's a check of your fox 5 on-timetraffic. etraffic. the highly anticipated five own 5 is finally here. >> it was unveiled yesterday during a press event in san francisco. we have details on the new and
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improved device. >> it is an amazing time at apple. >> reporter: a retail update from apple's ceo tim cook. the real am of everyone's eye came courtesy of fill shoulder who unveiled the iphone 5. >> it is really easy to make a new product that is bigger. everyone does that. that is no the challenge. the challenge is to make it better and smaller. >> reporter: smaller? certainly. the iphone 5 is the thinnest and lightest smart phone ever made. 18% thinner than its predecessor. 20% lighter. the display though is larger, a full four inches total which will allow users to stack an additional role of app icons on the screen which naturally packs a 16x9 aspect ratio. the device is designed to fit more comfortably in your hand. >> our new connector is called lightning. >> reporter: as expected, apple
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has ditched their old 30 pin connect irfor a smaller, faster, more rugged and reversible one. apple's adaptdor will connect you new phone to the old docking accessories. >> it is two times faster at cpu and two times faster at graphics. >> reporter: it also includes apple's a a6 chip, a noticeable boost in performance. the camera gets bumped up to eight megapixels, adds a new panorama feature. all it was runs on apple's new ios6 and is packed into a super sleek glass and aluminum case for the same price as the iphone 4s. preorders start september 14th with a ship date of the 21st. t >> i kind of feel like i should have held out for the iphone 5, all those things that are so much better than the 4s it sounds like. >> it sound great. you can't wait until next year so i can get it. >> two years from now, it will
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object iphone 7 and i'll be occupy for my upgrade. -- it will be on iphone 7 and i'll be occupy for my upgrade. >> the company also displayed ear pods. if they are more comfortable than the ones they have now, i'm all for it. >> not a fap of the old ones. >> no, they hurt. >> somebody who is not hurting. the redskins. more recognition for robert griffin iii making history and the front cover of sports illustrated. >> a power surge for the washington nats. a few more long balls but was it enough to get the victory? sports breakfast coming up. omi  >> see you later. the 150th. [ woman ] ring. ring. progresso.
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in sports, the nats keep rolling along. ryan zimmerman broke the scoreless tie with the met last night with a solo home run in the north. >> see you later. >> love that catch phrase when we're talking about the nat. >> saying that a lot lately. >> the star of the game was stephen strasbourg's rotation. john lannan pitched 5 2/3 inning ever shut outbaseball. the nats now lead the braves by # 1/2 games in the inform l
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east. orioles and rays now tied at two in the ninth. manny match ad owe fake a slow to first and turns around and flips it back to jj hardy. they tag out the runner n the bottom of the ninth, crushes one off the wall to score the game winner. os beat the rays 3-2. >> that is why manny machado is my favorite player. notre dame is switching from the big east to the acc. the move will be for all sports except for football where they still think they're relevant where the fighting irish will keep their independent status. however, notre dame will may five football games against acc schools per year. the move is not expected to happen until 2014. robert griffin iii has landed on the cover of this
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